Amazing! Oracle Employees join hands with AROH Foundation to improve Education Facilities for Children in Slums

Oracle Employees have join hands with AROH foundation to improve education facilities for children in slums. The foundation has been striving to improve leaning environments of children, both ‘in school’ and ‘at home’. With an objective of improving learning outcomes of deprived slum children attending primary schools, AROH provides after school remedial education to children. PadhoaurBadho is the pioneering initiative which has been helping children, schools and communities to address … [Read more...]

ACCESS announces Two Initiatives to improve Lives of Children with Cancer in Africa

Access to Childhood Cancer Essentials (ACCESS) along with its partners has announced two initiatives to improve the lives of children with cancer in Africa. The first, in collaboration with Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. provides essential, life-saving cancer medicines to children in Ethiopia, and the second funds critical research on childhood cancer medicine needs and access barriers in East Africa with the aim of improving future procurement. Cancer is the highest non-communicable … [Read more...]

Government and NGO Alliance for better Protection of Children from Child Abuse in Nigeria

The Oshodi-Isolo Local Government Area, and a group of non-governmental organisations have recently formed an alliance in a workshop to ensure better protection of children from child abuse in Nigeria. Social workers from Terre des Hommes (TDH), Centre for Community and Youth Advocacy (CCYA), and the Street Child Foundation discussed with the leadership of Oshodi-Isolo LGA on how they could domesticate child protection laws enacted by the state government for implementation within their … [Read more...]

UK announces Funding to train 900 New Children’s Social Workers

UK has announced plans to fund 900 places on the Frontline children’s social work training programme up to 2021. The social work charity, which has cross-party support, has secured £45 million in funding as it recruits growing numbers of trainees to the social work profession, helping to transform the lives of vulnerable children and families. The announcement of additional funding comes as new Frontline-commissioned research, undertaken by ComRes, reveals that 44% of adults aged 18 – 34 … [Read more...]

Are You seeking for the Striking Grant Opportunities? If Yes, then your Search Ends Here!

Every year, international organisations offer several new funding opportunities for NGOs from time to time. These opportunities are spread across education, disaster management, empowerment of the LGBTQ community, gender equality, media development, human rights, urban management, and religious tolerance. If you are searching for the amazing grant opportunities, then your search ends here. Check out some of the funding opportunities opening this month: AmplifyChange Opportunity Grant: … [Read more...]

World of Children 2019 Nominations to honor Individuals are Now Open!

The 2019 Call for Nominations for the World of Children are now open. World of Children give awards in five categories: Education, Health, Humanitarian, Protection and Youth Helping Youth. World of Children honors individuals whose work on behalf of children has been extraordinary. All grant funds are distributed directly to the sustainable organization for vulnerable children that is led by the Honoree. Funds are not available for personal use. GENERAL REQUIREMENTS OF THE … [Read more...]

NGOs call on Malta to save Migrants and redistribute them across EU

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency has appealed to States to urgently offer safe ports and disembarkation to two NGO vessels on the Mediterranean carrying 49 rescued refugees and migrants, including young children. The NGOs Sea-Watch and Sea-Eye have called on Malta to provide their vessels, which are carrying a combined total of 49 rescued migrants, with a port of safety before re-distributing the migrants across the European Union. UNHCR has commended the work of NGO search and rescue vessels … [Read more...]

Taiwan contributes Rs 29.79 Lakh to Indian Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi’s Child help NGO

Taiwan has made the contribution of Rs 29.79 lakh to Indian Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi's child help NGO 'Bachpan Bachao Andolan' (BBA). The latest donation, equivalent to around $42,350, is the third from Taiwan to BBA in recent years. Special Representative of Taipei Economic and Cultural Centre in India (TECC) Tien Chung-kwang handed over the cheque to Sumedha Kailash of BBA. During Kailash Satyarthi's first visit to Taiwan in 2015, Taiwan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs … [Read more...]

Amway India launches ‘Power of 5’ Campaign to address Malnutrition Problem amongst Indian Children

The 'Power of 5' campaign has been launched by Amway India, the country's largest FMCG direct selling company to address the rising problem of malnutrition among children in India. In line with Amway's vision of helping people live better lives, the Power of 5 is a community-based campaign targeted at mothers and caregivers of children under the age of 5 years. The campaign aims to mobilize communities to encourage participation and to empower individuals by raising awareness of the … [Read more...]

UK Government announces additional Funding to support Children with Special Educational Needs

UK government has announced an additional £350 million to support children with complex needs and disabilities. Children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) are set to benefit from an extra £350 million funding to provide specialist support and tailored facilities, helping those with complex needs to succeed. The councils will receive an additional £250 million over the next two years on top of the £6 billion already provided for the high needs budget this year, to … [Read more...]